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  1. lowga

    Happy HoJo Day (National Honest John Day)

    Happy HoJo Day! 69 years ago today on June 29, 1951 Test Round #1 was launched at the New Mexico Joint Guided Missile Test Range (now called the White Sands Missile Range). The Honest John was a free-flight (unguided) missile and also America's first tactical nuclear weapon delivery device...
  2. lowga

    Demi John Rocket

    I'm seeking additional data on a variant of the Douglas Honest John missile called the "Demi John." Minimum range for the Honest John was about 10,000 yards. In an effort to reduce this to just 5,000 yards, and give field commanders greater flexibility in using the rocket, a project that...